1. immac

    2nd Hand Dealing: New Regs

    New regulations are in force to regulate sales of 2nd hand vehicles. It includes price controls and secure payment system through Notary. Extract: "The regulations aim to enable an easy, fast and safe environment for secondhand vehicle trade under fair competition conditions, said Pekcan...
  2. immac

    Covid-19 2nd Wave

    I was a bit slow on the uptake for Covid-19 at the start of the year, I must admit; I am not so slow on the realisation that a second wave is almost inevitable. What I am not so sure about is how I will cope with another lockdown. I wonder how prepared people are for doing it all over again for...
  3. IbrahimAbi

    Istanbul 2nd most congested

    City in Europe according to a report from Tom Tom Istanbul Europe?s second most congested city - Turkey News having driven there for three years I can agree. At one Bayram it took me 3 hours to cross the bridge to Europe.
  4. Tommie

    Altinkum 2nd Beach

    In Didim, by the Tuntas Hotel, there is a beach but I'm no sure of it's official name. Once upon a time, probably 10 or more years ago, it was known as the Tuntas Beach. However, I believe it may have been unoffically named as 2nd Beach by the local hotels, bars & residences. Then, at some time...
  5. Kingfisher

    Sarkozy and the 2nd Brexit referendum

    Just loving this: It?s time to tell Turkey ?your place is in Asia?: Sarkozy - EUROPE 1) He conveniently forgot that although Turkey does have part of its borders within Europe, Cyprus is sat right in the middle of Asia! (But they aren't Muslims so it doesn't matter). 2) So don't worry...
  6. bickern

    A Moderator is also a forum member

    Not all members are treated the same nor are they perceived the same. For instance it is presumed that Mollag and Des have a rapport, therefore they are not meaning malice to one another, they are taking the p**s, but if Mollag or Des treat or said the same things they say to each other to say a...
  7. Freedom 49

    Happy 90th Birthday to Queen Elizabeth 2nd.

    A fabulous photograph here of our Queen with her Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren along with a few other memories. Wishing Queen Elizabeth 2nd. a Very Happy 90th Birthday. The Queen's 90th birthday marks release of 3 poignant portraits | Daily Mail Online
  8. Jaycey

    Garanti Bank problem

    We have a current account with Garanti in Alanya. We try to access the account via internet and enter our account number & code and get the message ‘your pin number has been sent to your phone’ but no pin number is received. This has been going on for a week now and the only response from the...
  9. S

    New laws regarding sale of 2nd property?

    Hi all, hoping that someone will be able to help, I've been told by our emlak that there is a new law in Turkey that if you own two or more properties in Turkey that you need to get permissions off the government to sell any one of them? I can't really believe this but........... If anyone can...
  10. A

    Wanted: 2nd Hand Piano

    Looking to get a second hand piano for our place in Yalikakvak. In the UK they are very common to find on the likes of Ebay, etc. Is there a local classifieds or does anyone know of a piano needing a new home :-)
  11. H

    2nd Yalikavak Marina Tiklik Bay

    Hi, I read in Yalikavak Facebook group about the plans for another marina (written by Ken Glen) Just to add to the lunacy, plans have been revealed for a new 400,000 sq metre marina in Yalikavak's Tilkicik bay. No this isn't an early April Fool's joke. Three companies put in tenders last...
  12. bal canavar

    Kisebükü BODRUM

    I heard a rumour that permissions have been passed 4 days ago to allow tenders to go out for the construction of a new marina on Kissebükü seaside. I know it is being opposed by locals :hmm:Is this just rumour has anyone heard any news . Fenerbahçe Sports Club, former president...
  13. bal canavar

    2nd Women only Beach

    The new and first Coastal AKP Belediye Antalya Mayor Menderes Turel has said he will be making a second " Women only beach " this time in Alanya after the councils opening of the Sarısu Picnic Area (women only in Antalya ) he said they would create a coastline beach , separated by...
  14. T

    Falklands - 2nd War Looming?

    Worrying news! I really hope that Davyboy & his gang, aren't playing a 'Thatcher' type game :( "UK sends warship to Falklands as Argentina lease supersonic bombers from Russia" Falklands latest: UK sends MOST POWERFUL warship to Falklands to strengthen defences | UK | News | Daily Express
  15. bickern

    Is RTE about to get his 2nd palace?

    Restoration work on an old palace that is reportedly set to become the president’s office in Istanbul has ended. The historic Vahdettin mansion, home to the last Ottoman Sultan Vahideddin (also known as Mehmed VI), has been renovated after four months of rapid work. President Recep Tayyip...
  16. C

    Donations of 2nd hand clothes

    Hi All - In March will have to clear my mother-in-laws flat. The are many items of clothing still in original packaging plus 2nd hand item of good quality. Also pot, pans, cutlery and crockery. As a family we are anxious that these things should go to someone who needs them - possibly refugees...
  17. A

    Opera 1st 2nd and 3rd October 2014

    Aspendos Amphitheatre is hosting Carmen on 1st - Romeo and Juliette on 2nd - and Aida on 3rd October - tickets are 90 TL each including free pick up from any Side hotel from all local tour operators -:high5:
  18. F

    Using a 2nd passport to apply for residency

    Hello - has anyone ever applied for a residency visa using a 2nd UK passport? That is to say, travel in on Passport 1, apply for the residency using Passport 2 that would not have an entry stamp on it, leave Turkey on Passport 1 while the residency is being processed.
  19. mollag

    English as a 2nd language.

    There are a few on the IOM who use Manx as a first language but that doesn't excuse this bollox up! sheesh ! :hand:
  20. T

    Install 2nd Language on laptop?

    A friend once instructed me on how to install a second language on my Windows laptop, unfortunately I've forgotten how to do it. I want to be able to use both English and Turkish letters on my English Querty keyboard. Anybody know how please. Simple step by step instructions needed. I'm fed up...
Top Bottom